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  • When you visit a place, it is equally important to eat the best food out there because eventually stomach satisfaction is also important. So, to have the most delicious food of the place with the best of the ambience, we have some of the restaurants in Penang which will definitely excite your taste buds.

    It is one of the best restaurants in Malaysia with a soothing captivating beauty and beautiful atmosphere. You will love the décor of this restaurant and it serves amazing cuisines that look delicious and taste awesome. As suggested by the name itself, the grills here should surely be tried.

    The ambience of the sea makes the atmosphere calm and beautiful that you will love to dine in there. There is a huge variety of food available in the menu and you can choose what fits your taste buds better.

    Here are some of the best restaurants in Penang:

  • 01Kebaya at Seven Terraces

    Basking in a redefined Anglo Chinese ambience of Seven Terraces is Kebaya, the newest restaurant to hit the Chinese culinary circle. Much of its profound character still remains throughout the space, evident from its specially- refined antiques to the delicately-carved furniture’s. It is this sense of nostalgia that welcomes you at the door. The rest of your journey will derive from Kebaya’s classic Indo and Chinese menu, all prepared in contemporary French cooking techniques.


     Highlights: The restaurant make use of its innovative cooking methods using traditional Malaysian flavor profiles, Vietnamese lightness, Thai spiciness, and traditional French cooking styles.

     Location: Located on Stewart Lane under the roof of the city’s prettiest Anglo-Chinese boutique hotel.

     Cost for Two: Approximately ranges from 100 MYR to 250 MYR.

  • 02Feringgi Grill

    Flatter your taste buds in the best restaurant in Malaysia, situated in a resort with blissful ambiance for those who love to dine while looking at the calm blue sea. The décor of the place will captivate you in its calm and soothing beauty while you zest over your favorite dishes.


     Highlights: Awarded the ‘best restaurant’ by the Malaysian Tourism Board and also rated among the 101 best hotel/restraints in the world. Feringgi Grill serves an amazing option of cuisines, buffet is  a  must try as the spread consists of  chef’s special menu. As the name suggests, it’s a grill house, hence the grilled and the smoked items are a must try.

     Location: Crowned on the Shangri-la’s Rasa Sayang Resort and Spa, the place overlooks the beautiful blue sea and beautiful in house pools.

     Opening Hours:

     ?        07:00 AM to 10:30 AM for breakfast (The Rasa Wing only for guests)

    ?       06:30 PM to 10:30 PM for dinner

     Cost for Two: Approximately 500 MYR

  • 0332 At The Mansion

    If you want a relaxing meal by the sea, then, this is perfect for you. The restaurant is set up in a glamorous 1920s Italian villa situated by the sea. The mid-twenties styling and the classy retro ambiance elevates the dining experience. The place also houses a lounge for cocktails and per-dinner drinks.


    Highlights: The unique styling adds to the charm and the dining experience. The place also has a variety of items to choose from its western menu - a soupcon of Asian dishes to choose from and a bar that boasts a luxuriant menu of old and modern day wine. However, if you are a pork lover then you will miss it in the menu.

     Location:  32 At The Mansion is located at the 32 Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah at the North Cost.

     Opening Hours:

    ?       12:00 noon to 3:00 PM

    ?       07:00 PM to 11:00 PM

     Cost for Two: Approximately 500 MYR


  • 04Three Sixty Revolving Restaurant

     Exhibiting the flawless panoramic view of the World Heritage City and its port, Three Sixty Revolving Restaurant unveils the one of a kind revolving restaurant and open air sky bar.  The DJ pumps the place with the best collection of hip-hop beats under the open air sky bar. It’s the perfect atmosphere for those who love food, drinks and music.


    Highlights:  The place is a hit among the people because of its revolving bar and restaurant which serves the best dinner buffet in the open air seating arrangement. This place also offers one of the best nightlife in the town.

     Location:  Three Sixty Revolving Restaurant sits on the Bayview Hotel, Gorgetown at 25-A, Lebuh Farquhar George Town, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia

     Opening Hours:

    ?       4:00 PM to 01:00 AM

    ?       04:00PM to 02:00 AM (for public events)

     Cost for Two: Approximately 700 MYR


  • 05Shangri-La Rasa Sayang

    Under the shelter of lush green trees sits this beautiful and calm resort. The resort is beautified with the traditional Malaysian artifacts and architecture reflecting the beauty of the Malaysian culture. It’s the perfect getaway for those who want to relax by the nature and enjoy the natural beauty of the surroundings. To add on to its beauty, this place also has a number of pools and shacks for a calm and relaxing time.


     Highlights:  Shangri-La Rasa Sayang has a famous spa and mini golf course for those who appreciate spending their time wisely. The resort also houses award winning restraint for a lovely dining  experience.

     Location:  Located at the Batu Ferringhi Main Road, Kampung Tanjung Huma, 11100 Batu Feringgi, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia

     Cost for Two: Approximately starting from 850 MYR


  • 06David Brown's Restaurant and Tea Terrace

     Build during colonial times, this restaurant has a classic British touch to it.  Located amidst the green plantation on a hilltop, it provides a perfect tranquil atmosphere. The restaurant is furnished with old Victorian furniture which adds to the charm of the place proving it as a typical British Style restaurant.


     Highlights:  Enjoy the delicious Steaks, Chops and hors d'oeuvres. If you love to relish deserts then David Brown's Restaurant offers a nice variety of fresh puddings and pies.

     Location: David Brown's Restaurant and Tea Terrace is located at Strawberry Hill Penang Hill, Malaysia.

     Timing: 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM

     Cost for Two: Approximately 500 MYR




  • 07The Spice Market Café

     Dining outdoor in the cool breeze of the sea or sitting on the amazing wooden deck and flair your appetite. The café is covered with the tall canopy of lush green trees beside the beach. It’s the perfect place to relax and have your meal. The ambiance of the place is graced with the lovely limber interiors which gives it a lovely sylvan look.


     Highlights:  The café offers a 6-in-1 International spread of buffet which is available from Sunday to Thursday. Mondays and Tuesdays run a special discount on the delicious buffet. The place specializes in  authentic Indian, Chinese, Japanese, Thai and Western cuisines.

     Location:  Spice Market café is located in the Shangri-La’s Rasa Sayang

     Timing:  06:00 AM to 11:00 PM

     Cost for Two: Approximately 400 MYR 

  • 08Healy Mac's Irish Bar & Restaurant

     Typical Irish country bar with a large variety of malts and ales along with mouth watering western food, now that’s Healy Mac's Irish Bar for you. This Irish Owned bar exhibits its ethicality in each nook and corner. The complete place is furnished with timber giving it a classic county touch. Iron ceiling bars and lamps give this place a gothic touch. Apart from the old school charm, the place also is well equated with technology. There are projectors and flat screen to enjoy a game with your friends over some beer.

    Highlights:  It’s a great place to grab a beer and have a nice conversation with friends. The Australian beef burger, spring roll and fried sausages are among the must have of this place. If you are a pork lover then the 1.3 Kg pork knuckles will win your heart, as it the most famous dish of this place.

     Location:  3A-G9 & 10, Straits Quay, Jalan Seri Tanjung Pinang, 10470 Tanjung Tokong, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia

     Timing:  11:00 AM to 01:00 PM

     Cost for Two: Approximately 400 MYR 

  • 09Matsu at Lone Pine Hotel

     If you want to try the best Japanese food in Malaysia then this is the place for you. Mastu is the in-house restaurant for Lone Pine Hotel specializes in Japanese cuisines. Despite being a fusion restaurant, one can always find a distinctive Japanese touch. There is an option to dine on the balcony and enjoy the delightful view. None the, less the places has an impeccable pine wood furnishing.

     Highlights:  If you ever get a chance to visit Matsu, then, you should try the special Yakimono, which is a charcoal grill dish. You can also try the famous Shokado Bento and Salmon Sashimi.

     Location: Located at Lone Pine Hotel

     Timing:  06:00 PM to 11:00 PM

      Cost for two: Approximately 300 MYR


  • 10The View

    Choose from the 5 delicious dining options which offers both International and Local style of buffet spreads. The restaurant has a mesmerizing view of the coastline which adds on to the beauty of the place. Despite serving multi-cuisine, the restaurant specializes in French and Mediterranean dishes.

     Highlights:  Enjoy the lovely La Carte Lunch which is served daily. One should try the spread of cold seafood which includes oysters, large prawns and scallops.

     Location: The Hotel Equatorial Penang, 1 Jalan Bhukit Jambul, Bayan Lepas, 11900 Penang


    Lunch from Monday to Friday: 12noon to 02:30 PM

    Dinner from Monday to Saturday: 06:30 PM to 10:00 PM

    The place remains closed on Sundays and public holidays.

     Cost for Two: Approximately 300 to 400 MYR